Nissan Project 370Z vs 1970 Datsun 240Z with RB26 Track Battle! - The Downshift Episode 54

Many months ago, Nissan asked their fans to help them create the ultimate 370Z track car. They called it Project 370Z. To put it to the test, Nissan fans were asked to vote for a challenger to compete against it. They chose a 1970 Datsun 240Z with an RB26 engine transplant built by Gordon MacSwain. On this episode of The Downshift, we head to Las Vegas Motor Speedway for an epic David vs Goliath battle between these two amazing machines. The Downshift appears every other Tuesday on the Motor Trend channel. Subscribe now to make sure you're in on all the action! Facebook - Twitter - Google+ - Website -

More Videos...

Top 10 Datsun S30 240Z INCREDIBLE Engine Swaps
What chassis do you want to see next? Today , we look at different the amazing nostalgic and absolute japanese classic, the Datsun's S30 240Z! What swap would YOU do? Enjoy! All credits are down below, please visit their link if you want to see the full video :) ►Subscribe !!! Car's Reviews & Top Engines Swaps by a Canadian, Montrealer. Song By : Nickobella - End , Zero Copyright Music ►CREDITS -Thomas Kaminski VQ35DE 240z casual drive -markrolston Datsun 240Z at Circuit of Americas RB26 -FineLineImports 1971 Datsun 240Z with Toyota 2JZ Single turbo engine tuned by Fine Line Imports or FLI -Mark Pelto Datsun 240z LS Swap first drive & walk-around - Jay Gates Kowalczyk Sr FairladyZ SR20DET S30 Datsun 240Z -Rich M 240z rb25 uphill "the snake" -Darius khashabi Datsun 240z 786rwhp Dyno run LT1 SC -AJ Gracy F20C 240Z -TheDatsun240z Datsun 240z BMW M3 Supercharger -Datsun Daniel L28et 1973 240z, 10 psi

450hp LS1 1978 Datsun 280Z
One of the coolest imports I've had the opportunity to see in action, this extremely streetable 1978 Datsun 280z takes it's first trip to the drag strip to do some testing. The car has an LS1 with heads, cam, and FAST intake manifold putting down around 450 wheel horsepower! Best 1/8 mile time was 7.11 for the night.

Friend drives my BIG turbo rb30 Datsun 280z
Chris owner of the grabber blue turbo 240z in many of my early videos takes the old girl for a spin. Rb30/25 Garrett gt35r .82 hot side at 17.5 lbs if Boost pump gas

SEMA Drag Race: 240Z vs 370Z vs GTR vs Trophy Truck! - 2015 SEMA Week Ep. 5
It's the final day of Sema Week Powered by Nissan and we've concocted a matchup of cars that only a child would dream of! Jessi has the incredible Nissan 370Z Nismo. The keys to a mint 1970 Datsun 240z with an RB26 are in the hands of Finnegan. Sabounchi sweet talked his way into an 1100hp ethanol Nissan GTR. And Fred? He is a wild card and no one has any idea what crazy truck he will arrive in. It's a 1/4 drag race the likes of which have never been seen. Will the Roadkill spirit beat out the tuner world? Will they fall to pieces while the highly engineered 370Z rockets past them? Or will Fred bring something so audacious that his asphalt loving co-hosts will be left in the dust? 2015 SEMA Week Powered by Nissan begins on Monday, November 30 on the Motor Trend Channel, with a whole week of videos dedicated to bringing you an exclusive inside look at SEMA, the premier automotive specialty products trade event in the world. SEMA Week Powered by Nissan culminates on Friday December 4th with a War of the Worlds grudge match. Each host will leave SEMA and travel to an airstrip in the California desert with a hand picked vehicle from their respective market which they will line up for one epic head-to-head drag race for ultimate bragging rights! Subscribe now to make sure you're in on all the action! Facebook - Twitter - Google + - Website -